Viking Silver Seal-Ring engraved with a Flying Bird (stylized Raven) and a frame inscribed with Runes and a Cross.

Description
Viking Silver Seal-Ring engraved with a Flying Bird (stylized Raven) and a frame inscribed with Runes and a Cross.
9th.-11th. Century AD.

Viking Silver Seal-Ring engraved with a Flying Bird (stylized Raven) and a frame inscribed with Runes and a Cross.
The Raven was a sacred bird for the Vikings and well known in their mythology as a messanger (the ravens Huginn and Muninn) to the God Odin.
Broken part opposite to the bezel, otherwise in Good Condition. See Photo
Very Rare Motif with Runes around.

Size: 1,7cm

Item No.B66


Purchased by the current owner in 2012 in Austria, Wien from Collector fair.
Collected Since:1970's.
Previous owners history: Old Austrian Private Collection.


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Lot details
Culture
Viking
Material
Silver
Object
Seal-Ring engraved with a Flying Bird (stylized Raven) and a frame inscribed with Runes and a Cross.
Century/ Timeframe
9th.-11th. Century AD.
Condition
Broken part opposite to the bezel, otherwise in Good Condition. See Photo
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